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half length study of male saint (verso) rough sketches of same figure
  • Ventura Salimbeni
    1568–1613
    born: Siena, Italy ; died: Siena, Italy
  • half length study of male saint (verso) rough sketches of same figure, late 1500s–early 1600s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • chalk on paper
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.8 x 13.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 5 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19.6 x 16.3 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 11/16 x 6 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0143
Description
Literature

Recto: Image of man looking up to the top left corner of the paper. His arms are held close to his chest and he is holding a staff. He has short wavy/curly hair.

Verso: Image on top is a rough sketch of a man looking up to the top left corner of the paper. On the bottom of the paper is a small sketch of a head and upper torso. There is an indistinct image near the right side of the paper.